Surviving Crohn’s Disease If you suffer with Crohn’s or Colitis then your life can be very uncertain at times. You never know when a flare is going to appear, when your next trip to the hospital might be or when you will be able to return to work or school. This makes planning your life […]
Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America – Information about Crohn’s disease. Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions – Introduction to Crohn’s disease The Mayo Clinic – Crohn’s disease overview MedLine Plus – Interactive tutorial on Crohn’s National Digestive Disease Information Clearinghouse – Information about Crohn’s disease. University of Pennsylvania Digestive and Liver Centre – Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Virtual Gastro Centre – Information […]
My Physician had just come inside the room and woke me. He explained “the surgical procedure was a success ” I became bewildered at this time. It was 6:00 in the evening and I was in my room in the Hospital. I fell back asleep and woke up the nest day. At this time things […]
Crohns surgery is offered to those patients who don’t respond to most traditional medications and treatments including intravenous or oral antibiotics, Remicade, Humira, Cimzia, Prednisone, etc.
In the Phase 3 IMAgINE-1 trial, pediatric patients taking HUMIRA experienced a significant improvement in select measures of health-related quality of life at 12 weeks Analysis of data showed that pediatric patients taking HUMIRA continued to experience quality of life improvement through 52 weeks VIENNA, Feb. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) today announced the […]
A diet of fresh fruits and vegetables can boost a person’s energy levels and their disposition. Unlike processed foods, fruits and vegetables, especially if they’re organic, contain no fillers or preservatives and are full of nutrients. High in Fiber Fruits and vegetables are high in fiber, which is protective against diseases like cardiovascular illneses and […]
Ultimate Guide to Controlling Your Crohn’s Disease Christmas holidays can often be difficult to any individual with Crohn’s Disease much like me. I have discovered throughout the years that the simplest way to avoid flare-ups would be to preserve (the very best I’m able to), some sense of normalcy and have control on my daily […]